Real Estate Acquisition, Ownership, and Development
Manning Fulton real estate lawyers represent sellers and purchasers in all aspects of selling and acquiring property and the development process. Our lawyers have an excellent reputation for focusing on the client’s goals and efficiently finalizing a project.
We regularly represent clients in the negotiation, review, and drafting of purchase and sale agreements. Our attorneys have extensive experience in the preparation of restrictive covenants, easements, and owners association documents required for both residential and commercial development. We also help clients review and negotiate construction contracts associated with their development projects.
As our clients conduct due diligence, our attorneys take seriously their indispensable role in reviewing environmental audits of properties, reviewing title and survey matters, and counseling clients on local zoning and land use matters, including advising clients with respect to permitting and subdivision issues.
We work closely with our clients and their tax advisors to structure transactions to minimize adverse tax consequences, and are experienced in handling tax free exchange transactions of all types. We also counsel clients concerning the choice of entity and structure for both investment and development deals, and we assist clients with property tax issues.
We are approved counsel for every major title insurance company. As such, we regularly represent title insurance companies with regard to essentially all title issues.